Paraglider Kari Roberson close to women's world record

By John Thistleton
Updated April 23 2018 - 8:24pm, first published January 20 2015 - 5:13pm

Almost daily throughout 2014, Kari Roberson pushed herself hard at the gym so she could hang 1500m in the air for eight hours or more to break a world record for cross-country paragliding.

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